Joost Houtman Elected to Meritas Board of Directors
24 April 2015

Houtman  to help set strategy for alliance throughout three-year term
Joost Houtman has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Meritas, a global alliance of independent business law firms. Houtman was elected to the position during the alliance’s recent annual meeting.
In his role as a board member, Houtman will be responsible for reviewing and establishing policy and setting strategy for the alliance. Houtman will also act as an organizational leader, serving as a liaison to member firms on administrative issues. He will maintain contact with members, encourage and promote cross communications, and gather feedback on Meritas initiatives. Houtman will serve a three-year term. The Meritas Board of Directors is comprised of 21 lawyers from its member firms around the world.
“We’re thrilled that Joost will be joining the Meritas board of directors,” said Tanna Moore, president and CEO of Meritas. “Joost has always been a strong advocate for the organization, and Meritas will continue to rely on his insights during strategic planning, business development, and member recruitment, retention and development efforts.”